Apple patents granted on 10 February 2015

30 US patents granted on 10 February 2015 and assigned to Apple

1 8,954,871 User-centric widgets and dashboards
2 8,954,847 Displays of user select icons with an axes-based multimedia interface
3 8,954,837 Context sensitive delimiter insertion when adding references
4 8,954,831 Error correction codes for incremental redundancy
5 8,954,823 Redundant data storage schemes for multi-die memory systems
6 8,954,647 Systems and methods for redundantly storing metadata for non-volatile memory
7 8,954,604 Replication server selection method
8 8,954,477 Data structures for a media-editing application
9 8,954,275 Schematic maps
10 8,954,177 Controlling operation of a media device based upon whether a presentation device is currently being worn by a user
11 8,954,113 Service provider activation with subscriber identity module policy
12 8,954,109 Access category enforcement in wireless local area networks
13 8,953,882 Systems and methods for determining noise statistics of image data
14 8,953,833 Systems and methods for controlling airflow into an electronic device
15 8,953,693 Method and apparatus for variable accuracy inter-picture timing specification for digital video encoding with reduced requirements for division operations
16 8,953,395 Memory with variable strength sense amplifier
17 8,953,372 Memory device readout using multiple sense times
18 8,953,116 Media player with machined window undercut and transparent wall disposed therein
19 8,953,094 Illumination system
20 8,953,083 Housing camera lens cover using GRIN technology
21 8,952,915 Portable multi-touch input device
22 8,952,899 Method and apparatus to reject accidental contact on a touchpad
23 8,952,895 Motion-based device operations
24 8,952,886 Method and apparatus for accelerated scrolling
25 8,952,860 Antenna structures with carriers and shields
26 8,952,853 Wireless handheld electronic device
27 8,952,272 Molded EMI and thermal shield
28 8,951,675 Graphene current collectors in batteries for portable electronic devices
29 8,951,071 Contact-support mechanism for increased retention force
30 8,950,215 Non-contact polishing techniques for reducing roughness on glass surfaces